White House Supports Phone Unlocking in Petition Response

iPhone unlocking details

In a response to a We The People petition the White House says “it’s time to legalize cell phone unlocking.” In the response the White House says it wants to make it legal for users to unlock their cell phones and tablets when they’re not bound by a service agreement. For users that would mean […]

Petition Against Phone Unlocking Ban Will Get White House Response

iPhone unlocking details

An online petition to make unlocking cell phones legalĀ once more received more than 100,000 signatures. That means the White House will have to respond to the petition. The petition reached the 100,000 signature threshold a few days before it was due to end on February 23, so anyone interested in making phone unlocking legal again […]

Watch the State of the Union Address On Your Phone

State of the Union Address

Tonight’s State of the Union address will air on all the major networks (and Fox) and on C-SPAN at 9PM eastern, but you don’t need a TV to watch the president speak. Just like last year, the White House will stream the speech online (with an enhanced version, even), as will CNN, C-SPAN, and Quora. […]

Spike Lee Shoots President Obama with an iPad

Spike Lee photographs President Barak Obama with iPad 2

Let’s say you are a world-class film maker and you are about to meet the leader of the free world. You might want to catch the moment on video for your own personal memories and even to share with fans of your work. At the very least you will want to get a high quality […]

Weekend Discussion: Biggest Tech News Story of the Year

It has been a very interesting year in terms of technology news: threats of buyouts, mergers, rumors of new devices, layoffs, phones, marketing campaigns, founders leaving, new mobile pcs, economy, netbooks, social media, cloud computing, CTO office in the White House, windows 7, multi-touch, app stores, and much more. In your opinion, what has been […]